News stories about Callidus Software (NASDAQ:CALD) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Callidus Software earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.3290435222058 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.

These are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s analysis:

Callidus Software (NASDAQ:CALD) opened at $29.65 on Thursday. Callidus Software has a 1-year low of $16.05 and a 1-year high of $30.60.

Several analysts recently issued reports on CALD shares. Oppenheimer reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price objective on shares of Callidus Software in a report on Friday, September 29th. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $28.00 price objective on shares of Callidus Software in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 price objective on shares of Callidus Software in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Jefferies Group raised their target price on Callidus Software from $29.00 to $32.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, BidaskClub lowered Callidus Software from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 6th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $30.20.

In other news, CFO Roxanne Oulman sold 6,200 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.01, for a total value of $173,662.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, EVP Jimmy C. Duan sold 15,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $29.25, for a total value of $438,750.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 300,075 shares in the company, valued at $8,777,193.75. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 1.61% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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Callidus Software Company Profile

Callidus Software Inc (Callidus) is a provider of cloud-based sales, marketing, learning and customer experience solutions. The Company’s CallidusCloud enables its customers to manage their Lead to Money process with a suite of solutions that identify leads, implement territory and quota plans, enable sales forces, automate bid configuration pricing and quoting, manage contracts, streamline sales compensation and capture customer feedback, among others.

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